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Let Java 9 rock your world

How Java 9 will change your life

Java 9 was the culmination of years of development, updating this old favorite to the needs of the modern internet. But what do we mean by modern, anyways? In this article, Richard Gall explains why modern means refined, advanced, and convenient… and how Java 9 is all of these things.

Updating Agile for the DevOps decade

Agile development and security: Are you doing it right?

Agile development is great for a lot of things. However, it’s important to remember security issues in the development process. In this article, Jessica Cyrus goes over the best ways to make sure security concerns are adressed properly in the Agile development process.

Interview with Chanwit Kaewkasi

Docker Captains speak bluntly: “Containerd is basically the real engine behind Docker”

Docker is revolutionizing IT — you’re probably hearing this phrase quite often. Still, these questions linger: If we were to look beyond the hype, what’s so disruptive about Docker technology? What are the differences between Docker and a virtual machine? What is hype and where does the real added value lie? We talked with Chanwit Kaewkasi about all this and more.

Framework free!

e4 on JavaFX

What is e4 and why is it different on JavaFX? In this article, Tom Schindl explains how you can develop applications and write 100% framework-free business components with e4 on JavaFX.

Security should not be taken lightly

Open Source security lifecycle: It takes almost 3 years to publicly disclose library vulnerabilities

We’ve already dissected Snyk’s State of Software Security Report and we’ve pointed out that about 75% of application code is made up of open source components. What we still haven’t covered is the lifecycle of an open source security vulnerability and the steps that play an essential role in the overall state of security. Let’s proceed.

Business as usual

Angular 5 is here — Next in line 5.1.0-beta.1

Version 5.0.0 of Angular, pentagonal-donut is here! This major release contains an abundance of new features and bugfixes; its aim is to continue the Angular team’s focus on making it smaller, faster, and easier to use. But even though we’re still in awe of the release, it’s business as usual for the Angular team. Case in point: 5.1.0-beta.1 is here.

Upgrades are an absolute breeze

Elasticsearch 6.0 is here

Elasticsearch 6.0 is here! The team knows that doing a full cluster restart when upgrading to a new major version is not something users look forward to so they’ve created a new upgrade experience for migrating applications to new versions. Let’s take a closer look at the 6.0 release.

Interview with Eduard Gurinovich, CEO of mytime

New blockchain platform mytime wants to convert time into cryptocurrency

How do you feel about turning time into cryptocurrency? mytime, a new blockchain platform aims to turn time into a measurable value and give an efficient tool to businesses and users. How can businesses benefit by purchasing time directly from users? We invited Eduard Gurinovich, CEO of mytime to answer all these questions and more.